Whitney Young, Morgan Park, Orr Take Home State Basketball TitlesWhile most of the nation has been focused on the NCAA Tournament, three Chicago Public Schools won state championships in basketball in the past two weeks.
"Battle Of Vincennes" To Go On At Morgan Park H.S. After Two-Week DelayIt will be a packed house Thursday afternoon for the "Battle of Vincennes" at Morgan Park High school as the Mustangs take on the Simeon Wolverines, after a two-week delay over where the game would be played.
LeBron James' Logo Was Illuminated Above Simeon's Entrance"If my name's on it, it is something personal," James says.
Simeon High School Evacuated After Small Chemical ExplosionA South Side high school was evacuated Friday afternoon, after a small explosion, Chicago Public Schools officials said.
Man Charged With April Slaying Of Simeon Football PlayerKenneth K. Jackson, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, murder during commission of a felony, and mob action, all felonies, in connection with the death of 16-year-old Michael Flournoy III, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Simeon Track Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting Three StudentsCook County prosecutors said 42-year-old Gerald Gaddy has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, criminal sexual assault, and aggravated battery. Gaddy allegedly had "inappropriate sexual contact" with three girls, ages 15, 16 and 17.
Trial Set To Begin In Murder Of Former Simeon Football StarThe family of a Chicago man murdered last fall in Michigan will be in court this week in Ann Arbor, as one of the accused killers goes on trial.
Simeon Cuts Electricity-Training Program Amid ObjectionsThe neighborhood around the school has high unemployment and high crime. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Simeon Students Shocked At Football Player's SlayingMichael Flournoy III, 16, a sophomore who was on the football and wrestling teams at Simeon, was shot and killed near a relative's house Saturday night.
Simeon Champs Excel At Academics, TooThis year's championship basketball team could be remembered for more than their hoops skills. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, these are some pretty smart student athletes.
Simeon's Jabari Parker Named Wootten Player Of The YearFresh off his fourth high school basketball state title in as many years, Simeon standout Jabari Parker has been named the Morgan Wootten High School Player of the Year.
Morgan Park, Simeon Coaches Suspended After Post-Game ScuffleThe head basketball coaches from Simeon and Morgan Park High schools have been suspended because of their behavior at a basketball game last week that ended in a scuffle between the two teams at the handshake line.